Hosea 7:15

“Though I have bound and strengthened their arms, yet do they imagine mischief against me.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Though I haue bound, and strengthened their armes, yet doe they imagine mischiefe against me.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Although I trained {and} strengthened their arms, Yet they devise evil against Me.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Though I have taught and strengthened their arms, yet do they devise mischief against me.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Though I have given training and strength to their arms, they have evil designs against me.
- Basic English Bible

I have indeed trained, I have strengthened their arms, but they imagine mischief against me.
- Darby Bible

Though I have bound and strengthened their arms, yet do they imagine mischief against me.
- Webster's Bible

Though I have taught and strengthened their arms, yet they plot evil against me.
- World English Bible

And I instructed -- I strengthened their arms, And concerning Me they think evil!
- Youngs Literal Bible

Though I have trained and strengthened their arms, yet do they devise evil against Me.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Hosea 7:15


7:15 Bound - As a surgeon binds up a weak member, or a broken one; so did God for Ephraim, when the Syrians and other enemies had broken their arms. Imagine mischief - They devise mischief against my prophets, and let loose the reins to all impieties.


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